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Experienced Color Matcher

Compounding Solutions LLC | Lewiston, ME

Compounding Solutions LLC
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Compounding Solutions, a manufacturer of plastic compounds for both the Medical Device Industry as well as non-medical, is currently looking for an experienced Color Matcher to work in our QC /RD Department. Responsibilities include the determination of the color formulation for new plastic compounds and concentrates as well as handling color corrections on existing work. Familiarity with a spectrophotometer, color matching and correction software is a plus (Datacolor 650/Match Pigment).

Additional responsibilities will include R&D and Quality support, as well as the following

  • Testing of products being developed includes but is not limited to: spectroscopy, FTIR analysis, physical properties (tensile, flex, tear), density, melt flow index, rheometry, impact resistance, abrasion resistance, coefficient of friction, ash content, hardness, etc.
  • Persistent work ethic and interest in projects to the point where the employee stays involved with multiple projects at a time and follows each task through to completion
  • Organizing collected data so it can be easily reviewed and so that it contains all the necessary information
  • Attention to detail will be important to ensure that all specifications are met for a particular product
  • Willingness to follow directions, ask questions, offer relevant information, and maintain positive relationships with other employees

Job Requirements

  • BS in Engineering (Chemical, Plastics, Material or Color Science Engineer) or other related degree
  • Ideal candidate should have prior experience in color matching of plastics with some experience working in a lab environment.
  • Understanding of scientific methods, the importance of proper documentation (proper records of lab equipment utilized, sample preparation procedures, testing conditions, etc.), and design experiments

Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K
Life, STD & LTD Insurance (100% Company paid)
Holidays & PTO



Posted On: 2017-08-14 13:11:15
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Engineering, Other, QA - Quality Control
Job Type: Regular
Job Status: Full Time
Travel: No Traveling
Career Level: Mid Level (2-10 years experience)
Minimum Degree: Bachelor's Degree
Pay Type: Annual Salary
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